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All artifacts in the section are from the Gettysburg Museum of History’s collection/archives. Everything is 100% authentic we carry only authentic artifacts in this section. All have been authenticated by The Gettysburg Museum of History. We offer museum documentation on all artifacts and relics sold by us. You will receive a document verifying the items authenticity. All money raised by the sale of artifacts helps to maintain the Gettysburg Museum of History. When you buy from us you are buying from one of the most trusted names in Historic artifacts.

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    Genuine D-Day Relics – Hallowed Ground Omaha Beach, Pointe Du Hoc, Utah Beach, Plus Airborne Relic In Collector’s Glass Case

    $75.00
    Genuine D-Day Relics – Hallowed Ground Omaha Beach, Pointe Du Hoc, Utah Beach, Plus Airborne Relic In Collector's Glass Case. The relics contained within this display are genuine WWII relics found in the area of St. Marie Du Mont Normandy, France. Sand from Omaha Beach, the bloodiest spot of D-Day. Earth from Pointe Du Hoc where the U.S. Rangers climbed it’s infamous cliffs and fought the Germans on ropes June 6, 1944. Sand from Utah beach where the fighting 4th Division landed and fought. WWII bullet casing found near St. Marie Du Mont Normandy, France. This is the area the 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment of the 101st Airborne (Band of Brothers unit) landed and fought on June 6, 1944. The background is a U.S. camouflaged silk parachute piece used during D-Day also found near St. Marie Du Mont Normandy France. The relics offered here are 100% authentic from this important historic location. This display comes matted and framed in a Riker display. Art and mat color may vary. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. COA included. The Gettysburg Museum Of History has been traveling to Normandy for years and set up a network of local relic hunters and collectors. We obtain 100% guaranteed Normandy recovered WWII relics.

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    “Band Of Brothers” Genuine D-Day Normandy Relics In Collectors Glass Case

    $74.00
    “Band Of Brothers” Genuine D-Day Normandy Relics In Collectors Glass Case. Genuine WWII relics found near St. Marie Du Mont Normandy, France. This is the area the 506 parachute infantry regiment (Band of Brothers Unit) of The 101st Airborne landed and fought on June 6, 1944. Relics found in "Drop Zone C" area. The Most Historic airborne area for the "Band Of Brothers" enthusiast! Relics are contained in a Riker frame. Picture and mat color may vary. Each display contains a piece of German barb wire, a piece of American camouflage parachute, a bullet and/or shell, and at least 2-3 other relics. Certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. COA included. The Gettysburg Museum Of History has been traveling to Normandy for years and set up a network of local relic hunters and collectors. We obtain 100% guaranteed Normandy recovered WWII relics. One of our most popular items!

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    Remarkable Original WWII German Army (Heer) M-42 Single Decal Combat Helmet Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    $889.00
    Remarkable Original WWII German Army (Heer) M-42 Single Decal Combat Helmet Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. The stamped, sheet steel construction helmet retains about 85% of its factory applied field-grey textured paint. The left side of the helmet has an Wehrmacht eagle shield decal featuring a eagle with down-swept wings, clutching a canted swastika in it’s talons on a black, shield, shaped base. The decal is retained about 90%. All three liner retaining rivets are all intact. The interior of the helmet has a M31, tan, leather liner with all eight of its original fingers intact. Liner is size marked 55. The original chin strap is intact. The reverse, interior, neck guard apron has a faint, stamped serial number "2517", and the manufacturer’s code and size, "ET64". size 64. Nice clean Combat used M42 that has never been messed with at all. This is a truly amazing untouched real combat used helmet that has never been restored or altered. Just like we like to find them. Do not miss this one! Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war.

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    Original WWII German NSKK National Socialist Motor Corps Leather Tip Vehicle Flag

    $299.00
    Original WWII German NSKK National Socialist Motor Corps Leather Tip Vehicle Flag. A multi-piece cotton construction pennant, 36cm across with a 19cm tall hoist edge. Sewn to both sides of its red field is a 11cm diameter white disk, upon which is machine woven a copper-colored, spread-winged eagle with a wreathed, mobile swastika, in black, in its talons. The disk is edged in black, and a black-edged banner, with "N.S.K.K." to it, also in black, extends beyond the disk and arches above the eagle. Complete with its original rigid mounting wire frame with leather edge. U.S. Veteran bring back. Metal hook came off.  Nice!   100% guaranteed to be authentic. Complete museum documentation (COA)

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    Original WWII U.S. Army 1st Army Patch 1941-1945

    $5.00
    Original WWII U.S. Army 1st Army Patch 1941-1945. Authentic WWII era cloth patch for the U.S. Army 1st Army used on uniforms and shirts. The 1st Army group was part of the Normandy invasion (D-Day) Some are uniform removed and some are unused. Most are “snowback” all are WWII era. For one (1) patch We will pick the best one for you from our inventory. An inexpensive artifact perfect for young collectors and students as well as advanced collectors. 100% guaranteed to be authentic Gettysburg Museum certified, museum COA label provided.

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    Original WWII U.S. Army Air Force Shoulder Patch 1941-1945

    $6.50
    Original WWII U.S. Army Air Force Shoulder Patch 1941-1945. Authentic WWII era cloth patch for the U.S. Army Airforce used on uniforms and shirts. Some are uniform removed and some are unused. Most are "snowback" all are WWII era. For one (1) patch We will pick the best one for you from our inventory. An inexpensive artifact perfect for young collectors and students as well as advanced collectors. 100% guaranteed to be authentic Gettysburg Museum certified, museum COA label provided.

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    Original WWII German Luftwaffe (Air-force/Paratrooper) Belt And Buckle U.S. Veteran Bring Back

    $199.00
    Original WWII German Luftwaffe (Air-force/Paratrooper) Belt And Buckle U.S. Veteran Bring Back. 1940 pattern, die stamped, steel construction, combat box buckle, with a dark blue/grey finish features a smooth outer field with a central, embossed, high relief, horizontally oval, laurel leaf wreath encompassing a domed, pebbled inner field with an embossed, second pattern, (Circa 1937/1938-1945), Luftwaffe eagle, with out-stretched wings, clutching a canted swastika in one talon, to the center. The reverse of the buckle is a mirror image of the obverse and has the brazed on buckle catch, prong bar and prongs all intact. Leather pull tab is present and is maker marked to Assmann. The buckle is attached to a brown Luftwaffe belt. This would be worn by German Airforce ground troops, airman, and paratroopers. Shows some period use and wear. Fresh “out of the woods” this has never been in any other collection. Nice worn and used example showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    Original WWII German Army (Heer) M-43 Cap Soldier Modified U.S. Veteran Bring Back

    $699.00
    Original WWII German Army (Heer) M-43 Cap Soldier Modified U.S. Veteran Bring Back. A very interesting German M-43 cap this was an indirect Vet purchase (obtained by the Museum from the U.S. Veteran's Grandson). Late war construction reworked, field-grey wool/rayon blend cap. Cap features fold down side and back panels with scalloped front with two pebbled button closure. Cloth covered visor with pliable internal stiffener. Visor has a single row of reinforcement stitching to bottom forward edge and raised lip at top of forward edge. Machine woven national eagle in matte mouse grey threads, with national tri-color cockade, on a woven green rayon base. Insignia is neatly stitched to front center of cap. The German soldier (or U.S. Veteran who obtained it) placed a metal Army (Heer) eagle over the original cloth eagle. It has been on the cap since the war (see photos) Interior fully lined in green/grey cotton/rayon. inside has the maker mark stamps (see photos). Both pebbled buttons have their original stitching. Nice period combat worn and used cap captured by a U.S. Veteran and brought home as a war trophy. Fresh "out of the woods" this has never been in any other collection. Nice worn and used example showing the expected age and wear. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    Original WWII German Nazi Party ORTSGRUPPE LEVEL Political Leaders Visor Hat Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    $799.00

    Original WWII German Nazi Party ORTSGRUPPE LEVEL Political Leaders Visor Hat Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. tan-colored, fine whipcord-weave, wool/rayon construction visor cap. The cap features a one-piece circular


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    Original WWII German M35 Double Decal Camouflaged Combat Helmet Normandy Bringback

    $1,795.00
    Original WWII German M35 Double Decal Camouflaged Combat Helmet Normandy Bring Back. A model 1935 double decal Army helmet. The decals were period removed, traces can be seen. It has a very unusual tri-color thick painted camouflage pattern. The paint has an amazing deep patina that can only be created naturally by authentic age. The liner is nice but show signs of use as expected. The aluminum band has a break in the back (see photo). One of the 2 chin strap loops is broken. The helmet has the maker numbers (see photos) and a name scratched into the rear (see photos) This was an indirect U.S. Veteran purchase (from the son). The family told us his dad picked it up in Normandy. This is a truly amazing untouched real combat used helmet that has never been restored or altered. Just like we like to find them. Do not miss this one! Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war.

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    Original WWII German RAD Officer’s Belt Buckle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    $285.00
    Original WWII German RAD Officer's Belt Buckle Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. RAD Officer’s Brocade Belt & Buckle by Assmann - Matte aluminum buckle, maker marked "A" (F.W. Assmann & Sohne, Ludenscheid) and marked "DRGM 38" with clip on the reverse, 47 mm, aluminum receiving loop with dual prongs, belt embroidered in silver and brown bullion wire with brown cotton backer, two sliding belt loops fabricated from same, adjustable light brown leather tab on the reverse on the left side with ten rows of two holes each for an adjustable fit, the tab maker marked Assmann, 45 mm wide x 1,140 in length, extremely fine. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    Rare Japanese Officer Sun Helmet With Bullion Star Captured At Okinawa Brought Home By US Veteran

    $499.00
    Rare Japanese Officer Sun Helmet With Bullion Star Captured At Okinawa Brought Home By US Veteran. Army officer issue helmet. Woven bamboo covered with light olive drab water-resistant, cotton drill cloth. The covering is comprised of six machine sewn pieces, meeting at the apex of the crown and sewn under a reinforcing band along its brim. A 20mm wide band, with a loop to its reverse, is horizontally sewn along the mid-point of the helmet. Above the band, to its forward seam line, is sewn a gold bullion officer Army pattern star insignia. To the interior, its medium green colored liner, in a looser weave material, mirrors the six-piece construction to the exterior. Both issue tags present. Some wear as expected, complete. Nice worn and used example. Has a hand written tag found inside that says "Okinawa". 100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    ORIGINAL GERMAN WW2 OFFICERS FACTORY GUARD “WERKSCHUTZ” INSIGNIA

    $125.00
    ORIGINAL GERMAN WW2 OFFICERS FACTORY GUARD "WERKSCHUTZ" INSIGNIA. Bullion high quaility patch for higher rank armed factory military guards. A rarely seen badge. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic  Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

  • Original German Nazi Party SA Sturmabteilung, (Storm Detachment) Vehicle Pennant

    SOLD Original German Nazi Party SA Sturmabteilung, (Storm Detachment) Vehicle Pennant. double sided, embroidered thick cloth construction triangular vehicle service pennant. Pennant features a red base field with a central white circular disc with a stylized "SA" runes in black and black circular border trim to both sides. Fly end of pennant has 3 rings that would have fit over the pole. Excellent example, hard version to find in this condition (almost mint) with RZM tag. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic  Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    Original WWII German Army (Heer) Cold Weather Sheep Skin Hat U.S. Veteran Bring Back

    $495.00
    Original WWII German Army (Heer) Cold Weather Sheep Skin Hat U.S. Veteran Bring Back. Nice quality, multi-panel, patch work, whitened sheep skin construction winter cap with the natural hide to the exterior and the white sheep’s wool to the interior. The front center of the cap has a, machine embroidered, Heer Army eagle in light green threads on a cut-out Army green base with a separate machine embroidered, national tri-color cockade situated just below eagle. The cap features fold down side and back panels with the panels held in position at the top of the cap by a thread loop and a corresponding tie string. When the side and back panels are in the upright position the sheep’s wool is visible to the exterior. The back and side panels were designed to be folded down to protect the wearer’s ears and neck and the panels could be secured with the fabric loop tie closed under the wearer’s chin as required. This was a combat worn example brought home by a US veteran. Most of these hats encountered are Luftwaffe, this Army (Heer) example is scarce and desirable. A fantastic unusual winter wear army hat untouched U.S. Veteran bring back hat the way we like to see them. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic  Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Great for an Eastern front or Battle of The Bulge display.

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    Major Dick Winters Certificate To The Medal Of Eindhoven (Holland) Easy Company Band Of Brothers

    $1,795.00
    Major Dick Winters Certificate To The Medal Of Eindhoven (Holland) Easy Company Band Of Brothers. A large oversize official document from the city of Eindhoven in Holland with wax seal and ribbon presented to Major Dick Winters. This document accompanied the "Medal of Eindhoven" that was presented to Winters. This is the document only. In 2016 The Gettysburg Museum of History obtained the Major Dick Winters collection including his files and photographs. In the collection were two of these documents. One of the documents are on display in the Museum. We decided to let someone else enjoy the honor of owning the second one. This document is 100% guaranteed to be from Major Winters collection and it will come with a Gettysburg Museum COA. Many people have asked for something from the collection and here is your chance. Major Dick Winters and Easy Company liberated Eindhoven during Operation Market Garden in September of 1944. This event was depicted in the book and series band of brothers. The series portrayed the citizens of Eindhoven overjoyed with emotion when their liberators came into the town. The citizens of Eindhoven still honor our veterans every year on the 17th of September. A rare opportunity to obtain an authentic artifact from the Major Dick Winters Collection.

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    Original WWII German M-35 Former Double Decal Army (Heer) Helmet, U.S. Veteran Bring Back

    $999.00
    Original WWII German M-35 Former Double Decal Army (Heer) Helmet, U.S. Veteran Bring Back. The sheet steel construction helmet retains about 80% of its original smooth parade green paint. The left side of the helmet has an black lined, Wehrmacht eagle decal which is retained about 95%. The right side of the helmet's national tri-color decal has been removed per 1941 orders. All three liner retaining rivets and both inserted ventilation bushings are all intact. The interior of the helmet has an  tan leather liner with all of its fingers  intact. The liner is in overall very good condition showing light chafe wear to the edges.  The interior reverse neck guard apron is serial number stamped, "0777", and the interior left side apron is stamped with the manufacturers code and size, "Q64", indicating manufacture by Quest, size 64. An untouched early example brought back by a U.S. Veteran. This is a scarce earlier helmet , most earlier versions were repainted for use later. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic and untouched . Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    Original WWII German M-35 Double Decal Luftwaffe Helmet With Early Pattern Eagle US Veteran Bring Back

    $1,199.00
    Original WWII German M-35 Double Decal Luftwaffe Helmet With Early Pattern Eagle US Veteran Bring Back. The sheet steel construction helmet retains about 80% of its original smooth, Luftwaffe blue/grey paint. The left side of the helmet has a first pattern, "droop-tailed", (circa 1934-1936/1937), Luftwaffe eagle which is retained about 92%.  The right side of the helmet has a national tri-color shield decal which is retained about 85%. All three, early brass, liner retaining rivets and both inset ventilation bushings are all intact. The interior of the helmet has a light, tan leather All the liner fingers are complete  The reverse, interior neck guard apron has a stamped serial number, "3035" and remnants of black, hand painted letters. The interior left side apron has the stamped manufacturers code and size, "ET66", indicating  size 66. The helmet has no chinstrap  Nice, early Luftwaffe helmet. An untouched early example brought back by a U.S. Veteran. This is the rare version early eagle, most earlier versions were repainted for use later. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic and untouched . Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    Outstanding WWI U.S. Camouflage Painted Dough-boy Helmet With Liner And Chinstrap

    $399.00
    Outstanding WWI U.S. Camouflage Painted Dough-boy Helmet With Liner And Chinstrap. A WWI U.S. helmet in excellent condition with complete liner and chinstrap. The helmet was painted by the original soldier in a very artistic looking camouflage pattern. The paint has a deep dark patina that has the look we all love. A fine untouched authentic soldier painted U.S. WWI helmet. Good examples like this are getting very difficult to find. 1oo years old!

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    Authentic WWII Relics Recovered At The Airborne Area Sainte Mere Eglise Normandy D-Day In Collector’s Glass Case

    $49.00
    Authentic WWII Relics Recovered At The Airborne Area Sainte Mere Eglise Normandy D-Day In Collector's Glass Case. A 6/8'' collector's set of authentic D-Day/Normandy relics housed in a matted "riker" frame with art and label. A perfect set for a WWII "Band Of Brothers" enthusiast. Each set will vary and will have 4-5 relics. All have an authentic camouflage U.S. D-Day used parachute piece recovered in this area. The set shown has a .50 caliber bullet and .30 shell casings plus a piece of a rubberized U.S. invasion gas mask bag. All the relics were recovered in the Sainte Mere Eglise/St. Marie Du Mont area of Normandy the heart of U.S. Airborne activity during D-Day. This is the area the "Band of Brothers landed and fought on June 6, 1944 D-Day. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. RELICS WILL VARY IN EACH SET

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    Original WWII German Helmet Recovered Near Brecourt Manor Normandy D-Day Band Of Brothers

    $899.00
    Original WWII German Helmet Recovered Near Brecourt Manor Normandy D-Day Band Of Brothers. A fantastic relic in good condition, M-40 German helmet with liner and chinstrap. No decal and some of the paint has worn off from decades of handling (see photos). This was an early battlefield pickup and was in an older French collection. It was recovered at the hamlet of La Grand Chemin just outside of St. Marie Du Mont and next to Brecourt Manor. This is where "Easy Company" of the 101st Airborne (Band of Brothers) gathered just before the assault on the German battery at Brecourt Manor led by Lt. Dick Winters. A true D-Day relic with complete provenance.  Obtained by The Gettysburg Museum many years ago from a local collector in Normandy. here is a rare chance to own a real D-Day helmet from the 101st Airborne area.  100% Guaranteed to be authentic and untouched. One of the 2 chinstraps may have been changed at some point other wise untouched.   Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    Scarce Combat Used German WWII Type-1 Africa Corps Tropical Pith Helmet U.S. Veteran Bringback

    $339.00
    Scarce Combat Used German WWII Type-1 Africa Corps Tropical Pith Helmet U.S. Veteran Bringback. First pattern tropical pith helmet, with a formed, cork core covered in a ribbed, tan cotton twill. The helmet features a six panel, vertically seamed, tan cotton twill crown with a horizontal band stitched at the rear center at the juncture of the crown and the all around visor. The helmet has two stamped alloy shields with a national eagle to the left side and a national tri-color shield to the right side with some loss (see photos) . The national eagle shield features a high relief, embossed, silver washed, Wehrmacht style eagle with down-swept wings, on a slightly textured, black painted, background field. The national tri-color shield features three diagonally angled bars in the colors of red, white, and black on a slightly textured background field. Nice complete leather sweatband and chinstrap. Shows the expected age and wear on the rim and leather sweatband. A true used U.S. Veteran bringback. Not a common surplus unused type 2 that is seen. This is the rare version. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic and untouched .  Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

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    Original WWII Relic Cricket Recovered In Normandy The Ultimate Airborne D-Day Relic

    $1,175.00
    Original WWII Relic Cricket Recovered In Normandy The Ultimate Airborne D-Day Relic. Original WWII D-Day signaling device also known as a "Cricket". These metal clickers were used by the 101st Airborne Paratroopers on D-Day as an alternative to verbal "passwords". When a Trooper would encounter someone he was to click the cricket once as a challenge. This challenge was to answered by two clicks by the other person. If there was no answer he was assumed to be an enemy soldier. They became famous because of the movie "The Longest Day". John Wayne was shown using a Cricket in the film. Since the US 101st Airborne who used them only used them on D-Day they are extremely rare. Most were discarded by the soldiers after D-Day. Considered one of the ultimate D-Day relics, fake or replicas can be easily obtained. This is a very rare chance to obtain a true original. This example was recovered near Hiesville in Normandy near the site of General Pratt's crash. This is just outside St. Marie Du Mont. The original owner who found this cricket with a metal detector chose to clean it with a wire brush and replace the missing bottom snap plate. Some minor loss to the back (see photos) Still a fantastically rare and desirable artifact. In 2014 The Gettysburg Museum of History sold an authentic  cricket to the President of the United States that was used as a diplomatic gift during the 70th anniversary of D-Day.  100% guaranteed to be authentic. An honest relic U.S. used cricket. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Don't miss this, there will not be an opportunity to obtain one again. 

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    Original WWII U.S. M-1 Relic 8th Infantry Division Multi-Struck Helmet

    $199.00
    Original WWII U.S. M-1 Relic 8th Infantry Division Multi-Struck Helmet. A very interesting relic painted helmet. The remains of the paint suggests the 8th Infantry Division (ETO). The helmet has multiple punctures from battle damage. This may have been used as a flower pot in Europe and more holes punctured. The recovery location was not recorded. This came from one of the most well respected collectors in the helmet world. A nice solid relic helmet with lots of character. . 100% guaranteed to be authentic. An honest untouched  relic U.S. helmet. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.

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    Original WWII German Army Belt And Buckle Dated 1938 Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran

    $225.00
    Original WWII German Army Belt And Buckle Dated 1938 Brought Home By A U.S. Veteran. 1938 dated injection molded, aluminum construction box buckle with a pebbled background field and a slightly domed, embossed central motif. The central motif features an embossed Wehrmacht style eagle with down swept wings, clutching a canted swastika in it’s talons, on a subtly pebbled field to the center, encompassed by an embossed oak-leaf cluster to the bottom and script, "Gott Mit Uns", (God With Us), to the top. The oak-leaf cluster and script are on a ribbed background field and are encircled by both an inner and outer simulated twisted rope border. The reverse of the buckle has the integral, raised, slotted buckle catch and separate prong bar and prongs all intact. The buckle has no visible manufacturer’s markings. The prong bar has an age and usage darkened, natural tan leather tab machine stitched around it. The leather tab has all of its original stitching and is well marked. The belt is very nice good condition. It has unusual "tick" marks on the reverse. Looks like for measurement (almost like a ruler) defiantly placed there by the owner. 100% guaranteed to be authentic. An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German belt and buckle. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.

  • Original WWI German (Prussian) Lobster Tail Metal Spike Helmet Picklehaube

    SOLD Original WWI German (Prussian) Lobster Tail Metal Spike Helmet Picklehaube. Prussian  enlisted "lobster tail" spiked helmet. This helmet features a gun metal gray finish to its steel body. The spike is attached to a cloverleaf design enlisted base plate. The wappenshield front plate is zinc and features the Imperial Prussian eagle. The side rosettes, one indicating the state colors of Prussia, attach the black leather chinstrap. The interior features an enlisted style leather liner.  The front visor and rear neck lobster tail are trimmed with zink. The liner is original leather a few of the fingers are missing. A rare helmet seldom seen in this condition.  Excellent example. Another web site has this  version for $2500.00!  100% authentic untouched example, a rare find.  Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.

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    Original WWII German Army NCO School Cuff Title Brought Home By U.S. Veteran

    $199.00
    Original WWII German Army NCO School Cuff Title Brought Home By U.S. Veteran.  Green rayon construction cufftitle with machine woven, Gothic style script, "Unteroffiziervorschule", in bright, silver/aluminum, flat-wire threads. The cufftitle is bordered at both the top and bottom edges in vertically woven, bright, silver/aluminum flat-wire threads. The reverse of the cufftitle has loosely woven, vertical, silver/aluminum flat-wire threads and shows the script in a green rayon mirror image. Removed from a uniform. 100% guaranteed to be authentic German made pre-1945 and brought home by a U.S. Veteran as a trophy of war.  A scarce cuff title. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.

  • Original WWII German War Merit Cross 2nd Class With Swords And Ribbon

    SOLD Original WWII German War Merit Cross 2nd Class With Swords And Ribbon. Die struck zinc alloy construction bravery award is in the form of a Maltese style cross with a circular centerpiece with an embossed, canted, swastika encircled by a nicely detailed oak-leaf wreath to the obverse. The reverse centerpiece has the embossed date,"1939", which is also encompassed by a nicely detailed oak-leaf wreath. The background field of both the obverse and reverse centerpieces is smooth while the arms of the cross have a pebbled background field with raised, smooth, outer edges. The swords, indicating bravery, emanated upward, between the arms of the cross. The ribbon suspension ring and medal loop are both intact. Complete with original ribbon. We have several and we will pick the best one for you. All in good condition with minor storage wear to the medal and ribbon. Offering is for one (1) medal.  An honest untouched U.S. Veteran bring back German medal. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.

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    Original WWII M-1 Garand Clip Relic Recovered Near Brecourt Manor Normandy France Easy Company Band Of Brothers

    $165.00
    Original WWII M-1 Garand Clip Relic Recovered Near Brecourt Manor Normandy France Easy Company Band Of Brothers. The ultimate relic/gift for the fan of "Band Of Brothers" and Easy Company. Contained in a  collectors box is a clip of U.S. .30 Caliber bullet shell that was recovered near Brecourt Manor where Easy Company took 4 German cannons shooting at Utah Beach on D-Day. This came from the hedgerow on the property next to the De Vallavielle property where the machine gun was set up to cover the advancing Easy Company soldiers including Dick Winters who took the guns. This was not taken from the De Vallavielle property! See map the recovery location was just north of "Lipton's tree". We  have just a few clips that came from this historic location and we are sharing a few with other collectors. The display is shipped  in a Riker collectors box and is certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. Here is your chance to get a 100% authentic Museum certified D-Day relic. The size and amount of shells will vary from piece to piece. This offering is for one incomplete relic M-1 Garand clip. The Gettysburg Museum of History makes 2 trips to Normandy every year to trade with other museums there. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply. See our other single Machine Gun shell in relic box from Brecourt too.

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    Major Dick Winters (Band Of Brothers) Memorial Program Copy From His Files

    $19.99
    Major Dick Winters (Band Of Brothers) Memorial Program Copy From His Files. As many know we have Major Dick Winters artifacts and files. When we received the files there were multiple copies of his memorial service programs. They must have been placed there sometime after the files were transferred. We decided to share a few with people who admire Major Winters. We will keep a few for the files and share a select amount of them. They are black and white on thick stock outer paper with regular paper on the inside pages. We did not picture the entire booklet. A fitting tribute to this American hero. Very limited supply.

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    Original WWII German Luftwaffe (Air-force) Sports Shirt Insignia Brought Home By U.S. Veteran

    $79.00
    Original WWII German Luftwaffe (Air-force) Sports Shirt Insignia Brought Home By U.S. Veteran. A large cloth insignia from a t-shirt worn during sports. We have several and will pick the best one for you. Some might have slight wear and staining. Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided.

  • Original WWII German Iron Cross Second Class Medal Brought Home By U.S. Veteran

    SOLD Original WWII German Iron Cross Second Class Medal Brought Home By U.S. Veteran. Classic WWII German Iron Cross. It was worn as shown in the photos on the day of presentation. After that the ribbon only was worn. This is one of the most iconic medals of Germany in both WWI and WWII. We have several examples and will pick the best one for you. They very in condition from fair to very good. It will include the ribbon and medal. Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Shipped in a collectors glass case (Riker Frame)

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    Original U.S. WWII 4th Armored Corps Patch Blanket Throw Trench Art Made From 306 Patches

    $399.00
    Original U.S. WWII 4th Armored Corps Patch Blanket Throw Trench Art Made From 306 Patches. An amazing piece of U.S. Armored folk/trench art. About 4 and 1/2 feet by 3 and 3/4 feet. These patches sell for 5.00 on up each! this is 306 patches! The patch value alone! In very good condition very clean. We have never seen one quite like this. With Museum documentation (COA) 100% guaranteed to be authentic.

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    Exquisite WWI U.S. Masonic Battle-Damaged Trench Art Artillery Shell 82nd Division Named

    $350.00
    Exquisite WWI U.S. Masonic Battle-Damaged Trench Art Artillery Shell 82nd Division Named. One of the most interesting trench art pieces we have seen. A WWI U.S. 75 mm artillery shell that was struck by a bullet (see photos). We believe the art was created around the battle damage as a symbolic gesture. It has the Masonic symbol and a U.S. and French flag. It is named to R. Buddee Supply Company 327th Infantry Regiment 82nd Division. It also says "On Battlefield France 1918. A very interesting Masonic  relic

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    Original WWII German M-35 Double Decal Painted Camouflage Helmet U.S. Veteran Bring Back

    $2,200.00
    Original WWII German M-35 Double Decal Painted Camouflage Helmet U.S. Veteran Bring Back In Original Untouched Condition. The sheet steel construction helmet retains about 95% of its original over painted  green paint. The left side of the helmet has a black lined, Wehrmacht eagle decal which is painted over. The right side of the helmet at one time had a national tri-color decal that is painted over. The overpaint is a "Mediterranean two color tan and green pattern.  All three liner retaining rivets and both inserted ventilation bushings are all intact. The interior of the helmet has  a complete M31 tan leather liner, and complete chin strap.  The reverse, interior, neck guard apron has a faint, stamped serial number “4028” and the manufacturer’s code and size, “ET62”,Size 62. Excellent condition but  worn and used M35. Brought home by a U.S. Veteran. For the collector who wants the very best. A true investment-museum grade artifact. 100% guaranteed to be authentic. Complete museum documentation (COA)

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    Original WWII Parachute Hook, Bullet, And Parachute Piece Recovered In Normandy France D-Day

    $70.00
    Original WWII Parachute Deluxe Hook, Bullet, And Parachute Piece Recovered In Normandy France D-Day. The relics contained in this box are an authentic rectangular standard parachute hook, bullet and casing, plus a piece of Paratrooper’s camouflage parachute from St. Marie Du Mont Normandy France 101st Airborne area D-Day June 6, 1944. This is the area the famous “Band Of Brothers” Fought. Documented parachute hooks recovered in Normandy are scarce.  The ultimate gift for a military Airborne Veteran. These relics are 100% authentic from this important historic location. This display comes matted and framed in a Riker display. Mat color and background color may vary. COA (Certificate of authenticity) from the museum is included. Very limited supply.

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    Deluxe Easy Company WWII Relic Collection Our Best Band Of Brothers Related Set

    $124.95
    Deluxe Easy Company WWII Relic Collection Our Best Band Of Brothers Related Set. This deluxe collectors box 8/12" matted in glass case is our best "Band Of Brothers"set. It has an authentic relic from the 4 major areas "Easy Company" fought. It has a bullet recovered at St. Marie Du Mont in Normandy France where they fought on D-Day. A glider piece from their drop zone during the Market Garden campaign (Holland). A piece of German shrapnel fired at the Americans recovered in the Bois Jacques (Jacks Woods), where Easy Company fought during the battle of the bulge. The last relic is a piece of the original foundation from Adolf Hitler's Berghof (his house), Easy Company was one of the first US units into the Bertesgaden area and the infamous Eagles Nest. The 4 relics have a piece of U.S. WWII camouflage parachute in the background. You receive 5 authentic WWII Easy Company related artifacts in this deluxe collector's matted glass case. This is the ultimate gift for the fan of Band Of Brothers, Major Winters, and Easy Company. Very limited supply! Order soon these will not last.

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    Original 1930’s German Nazi Party Votive Candle Holder

    $25.00
    Original 1930's German Nazi Party Votive Candle Holder. Original celluloid candle holder used at Nazi Party events and funerals. Price is for one (1) candle holder. Comes with Gettysburg Museum documentation (COA).

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    Original Rare WWII German Flag From Standardt Captured By U.S. Soldier

    $495.00
    A rare large WWII period German flag from a standard captured by U.S. Soldiers. Flags like these were prized "war trophies" This flag was from The DRKB, Deutscher Reichskriegerbund (Kyffhäuserbund), (German National Association of Veterans, Kyffhäuser Association), was formed during WWI, and was based on the DKB, Deutscher Kriegerbund (German Veterans Association), originally formed after the war of 1870-71. The addition of "Kyffhäuser" in the associations name referred to the Kyffhäuser mountain where a large war memorial had been erected. The goal of the association was to preserve the morale and comradeship of former soldiers and to financially assist its members if required. On March 29TH 1938 the DRKB was renamed NS-RKB, Nationalsozialistische-Reichskriegerbund, (National Socialist-State Soldiers League), by the NSDAP and amalgamated with most of the earlier veterans associations into one national organization. Flag has some mothing as almost all examples of these do. It is A large, double sided flag measuring approximately 120cm x 124cm that would have been mounted on a staff. A rare flag seldom seen. Comes with museum documentation (COA).

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    Original .50 Cal. Bullet, And Parachute Relic From D-Day Sainte Mere Eglise Band Of Brothers Area

    $35.00
    The relics contained in this box are an authentic Massive .50 caliber bullet, plus a piece of Paratrooper’s camouflage parachute recovered from Sainte Mere Eglise Normandy France 101st Airborne area D-Day June 6, 1944. This is the area the famous “Band Of Brothers” and the 82nd Airborne Fought. The Parachute piece is an authtic U.S. Paratrooper parachute piece. The .50 Caliber bullet came from a U.S. airplane or tank fired in support. These relics are 100% authentic from this important historic location. This display comes matted and framed in a Riker display. Mat color and background color may vary. COA (Certificate of authenticity) from the museum is included. Note: The town of Sainte Mere Eglise in Normandy France and Gettysburg, Pennsylvania are official Sister Cities.

  • Adolf Hitler’s Personally Owned “Berghof Pattern” Silver

    SOLD      Original Hitler silver pieces from his “informal” dining set. We have a few pieces we are selling. This offer is for one piece. Very limited supply! The formal pattern is known as the Berghof pattern because this was the only location it was used. It features his  AH monogram. This was “liberated” (looted) out of the Berghof (Hitler's Home)  by the 101st Airborne at the end of WWII. 100% guaranteed to be authentic complete museum documentation provided. An amazing and rare historical artifact from the 20th century’s most infamous person. See our other Hitler silver listed on our page.

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    Original WWII Relic Recovered Near Brecourt Manor Normandy D-Day Easy Company Band Of Brothers

    $95.00
    Original WWII Relic Recovered Near Brecourt Manor Normandy D-Day Easy Company Band Of Brothers. The ultimate relic/gift for the fan of "Band Of Brothers" and Easy Company. This collectors box contains a U.S. .30 Caliber bullet shell that was recovered near Brecourt Manor where Easy Company took 4 German cannons shooting at Utah Beach on D-Day. This came from the hedgerow on the property next to the De Vallavielle property where the machine was set up to cover the advancing Easy Company soldiers including Dick Winters who took the guns. This was not taken from the De Vallavielle property! We have a large piece of the machine gun belt that we kept for our museum display but decided to share a few of the loose shells that came from this historic location with other collectors. The display is matted in a Riker collectors box and is certified by The Gettysburg Museum of History. Here is your chance to get a 100% authentic Museum certified D-Day relic. The Gettysburg Museum of History makes 2 trips to Normandy every year to trade with other museums there. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Very limited supply.

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    Original WWII U.S. Relic Rubberized Invastion Gas Mask Bag Recovered On Utah Beach Normandy France

    $40.00
    Original WWII U.S. Relic Rubberized Invasion Gas Mask Bag Recovered On Utah Beach Normandy France. Original WWII U.S. Relic rubberized Gas Mask bag Recovered On Utah Beach Normandy France. We obtained a few of these gas masks bags that were found on Utah Beach. They were all in one spot buried. Most likely a trash dump. Gas masks were discarded by many U.S. soldiers just after the D-Day invasion when it was determined that the Germans were not going to use poison gas when the invasion began. We have several and will pick the best one for you. Here is your chance to get a 100% authentic Museum certified D-Day relic. The Gettysburg Museum of History makes 2 trips to Normandy every year to trade with other museums there. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided.

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    Original WWII German M16 Transitional Army Helmet Painted By U.S. Vet As A Trophy Helmet

    $1,750.00
    Original WWII German M16 Transitional Army Helmet Painted By U.S. Vet As A Trophy Helmet. Factory re-furbished construction Austrian M16 helmet retains part of it's  field-grey over-paint. The left side of the helmet has an Wehrmacht eagle decal which is retained about 95%. The two forward liner retaining rivets, both of the extended ventilation side lugs and both of the early chinstrap retaining rivets are intact. The interior of the helmet has a tan leather liner that is complete and has some condition issues (see photos). It has an unusual transitional chin strap. The art is painted by a U.S Veteran of the 1st Army with the First Army insignia and the European countries the First Army went through. An excellent historical helmet.   Shows the expected age, but overall excellent condition. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided

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    Original WWII Parachute Deluxe Hook, Bullet, And Parachute Piece Recovered In Normandy France D-Day

    $95.00
    Original WWII Parachute Deluxe Hook, Bullet, And Parachute Piece Recovered In Normandy France D-Day. The relics contained in this box are an authentic triangular large  parachute hook, bullet and casing, plus a piece of Paratrooper’s camouflage parachute from St. Marie Du Mont Normandy France 101st Airborne area D-Day June 6, 1944. This is the area the famous “Band Of Brothers” Fought. Documented parachute hooks recovered in Normandy are scarce.  The ultimate gift for a military Airborne Veteran. These relics are 100% authentic from this important historic location. This display comes matted and framed in a Riker display. Mat color and background color may vary. COA (Certificate of authenticity) from the museum is included. Very limited supply.

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    A Vial Of Black Sand From Iwo Jima Plus WWII Marine Camo In Collector’s Box

    $22.00
    New! Original Iwo Jima vial of black volcanic sand (unique to Iwo). The background is authentic U.S. Marine camouflage from WWII. Access to Iwo Jima is now very limited making sand from this location almost impossible to find. These items came from a collection of relics obtained by a U.S. Marine who spent time on the island in the 1980’s and had the foresight to collect a few items and a jar of the unique sand. Iwo Jima is the most famous battle of the Pacific in WWII. It was the United States Marine’s finest hour in WWII. The most well known photo of the iconic flag raising was shot at Iwo Jima. The black sand of Iwo Jima became so infamous that the John Wayne film was named “Sands of Iwo Jima”. The relics offered here are 100% authentic from this important historic location. This display comes matted and framed in a Riker display. The mat color may vary. COA (Certificate of authenticity) from the museum is included. Very Limited Supply! Makes a perfect gift for your favorite Marine.

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    Original WWII German Hat Cockade From Vet’s Estate

    $11.99
    Original WWII German Hat Cockade From Vet's Estate. Unissued condition, will very from piece to piece. We will pick our best one for you. 100% guaranteed to be authentic from WWII. Made pre-1945. Museum documentation (COA) provided. Very limited supply.

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    Original Bullet, Shell And Parachute Relic From D-Day Normandy Band Of Brothers Area

    $35.00

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    The relics contained in this box are an authentic bullet and casing, plus a piece of Paratrooper's camouflage parachute from St. Marie Du Mont Normandy France 101st Airborne


  • Adolf Hitler’s Personally Owned Formal Pattern Silver

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    Original Hitler silver pieces from his "formal" dinning set. We have a few pieces we are selling. This offer is for one piece. Very limited supply! The formal pattern


  • Eva Braun Personally Owned Silver “Liberated” By U.S. Soldiers

     

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    One piece of Eva Braun Personally Owned Silver "Liberated" By U.S. Soldiers. We have a few pieces we are selling. All are large size. All have the Eva


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